Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Wi-Fi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wi-Fi over the 6 months to 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 262 227
Rank change year-on-year +64 -35 +11
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 87 46 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.19% 0.57% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.47% 3.79% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 83 42 37
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +19.32% +60.00%
10th Percentile £34,600 £37,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £58,500 £67,375 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% +24.00%

Wi-Fi is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,164 1,215 1,078
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 15.96% 14.96% 14.97%
Number of salaries quoted 978 1,048 943
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,082
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -0.20% +6.89%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £64,125 £58,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,396 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +8.71% +1.30% +2.67%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Manchester

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Manchester.

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in Manchester

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Wi-Fi in Manchester

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 19 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 3 £25,000 -
Stockport +14 1 £21,500 -10.42% 2
Wigan - 1 £47,500 -
Wi-Fi
North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 67 (77.01%) Cisco
2 57 (65.52%) Windows
3 49 (56.32%) Network Security
4 47 (54.02%) Linux
5 44 (50.57%) Microsoft
5 44 (50.57%) PCI DSS
6 41 (47.13%) Vulnerability Management
6 41 (47.13%) Penetration Testing
7 40 (45.98%) SQL
7 40 (45.98%) GDPR
8 39 (44.83%) CREST Certified
8 39 (44.83%) SANS
8 39 (44.83%) CISSP
8 39 (44.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 39 (44.83%) Web Development
8 39 (44.83%) Disaster Recovery
8 39 (44.83%) Finance
8 39 (44.83%) VMware
8 39 (44.83%) Business Continuity
8 39 (44.83%) Information Security
9 37 (42.53%) Legal
9 37 (42.53%) Management Information System
9 37 (42.53%) Risk Analysis
9 37 (42.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 37 (42.53%) Threat Analysis
9 37 (42.53%) Mentoring
9 37 (42.53%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 37 (42.53%) Scenario Testing
9 37 (42.53%) Due Diligence
9 37 (42.53%) SIEM

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.45%) MS Exchange
1 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 3 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 37 (42.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.75%) Office 365
2 2 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 49 (56.32%) Network Security
2 28 (32.18%) Firewall
3 25 (28.74%) LAN
3 25 (28.74%) WAN
4 15 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (16.09%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (14.94%) SSL
7 12 (13.79%) Bluetooth
7 12 (13.79%) HTTP
8 11 (12.64%) Cisco IPT
8 11 (12.64%) VoIP
9 6 (6.90%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (5.75%) IPv6
10 5 (5.75%) NetScaler
10 5 (5.75%) VLAN
11 4 (4.60%) BGP
11 4 (4.60%) IPv4
11 4 (4.60%) OSPF
11 4 (4.60%) TCP/IP
11 4 (4.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (6.90%) CocoaPods
2 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
General
1 39 (44.83%) Finance
2 37 (42.53%) Legal
3 6 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.75%) Retail
5 4 (4.60%) Games
6 1 (1.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (44.83%) Analyst
1 39 (44.83%) IT Analyst
1 39 (44.83%) IT Security Analyst
1 39 (44.83%) Security Analyst
1 39 (44.83%) Senior Analyst
1 39 (44.83%) Senior IT Security Analyst
1 39 (44.83%) Senior Security Analyst
2 22 (25.29%) Network Engineer
3 12 (13.79%) Developer
4 8 (9.20%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) Android Developer
5 6 (6.90%) iOS Developer
5 6 (6.90%) Lead Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Security Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.79%) JSON
1 12 (13.79%) RESTful
1 12 (13.79%) XML
2 6 (6.90%) Cocoa
2 6 (6.90%) Cocoa Touch
2 6 (6.90%) Core Animation
2 6 (6.90%) Core Data
2 6 (6.90%) Dagger
2 6 (6.90%) Retrofit
2 6 (6.90%) RxJava
2 6 (6.90%) RxSwift
Miscellaneous
1 37 (42.53%) Cyber Kill Chain
1 37 (42.53%) Management Information System
2 12 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 12 (13.79%) User Experience
3 6 (6.90%) Animation
3 6 (6.90%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.30%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 57 (65.52%) Windows
2 47 (54.02%) Linux
3 9 (10.34%) Android
4 7 (8.05%) Windows Server
5 6 (6.90%) Apple iOS
6 4 (4.60%) Windows 10
7 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (47.13%) Penetration Testing
1 41 (47.13%) Vulnerability Management
2 39 (44.83%) Business Continuity
2 39 (44.83%) Disaster Recovery
2 39 (44.83%) Information Security
2 39 (44.83%) Web Development
3 37 (42.53%) Data Protection
3 37 (42.53%) Due Diligence
3 37 (42.53%) Mentoring
3 37 (42.53%) Risk Analysis
3 37 (42.53%) Scenario Testing
3 37 (42.53%) SIEM
3 37 (42.53%) Threat Analysis
4 21 (24.14%) IT Strategy
5 16 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (14.94%) Change Control
6 13 (14.94%) Configuration Management
7 12 (13.79%) Analytics
7 12 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (13.79%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 40 (45.98%) SQL
2 6 (6.90%) Apple Swift
2 6 (6.90%) Objective-C
3 2 (2.30%) C
4 1 (1.15%) Perl
4 1 (1.15%) PHP
4 1 (1.15%) Python
Qualifications
1 39 (44.83%) CISSP
1 39 (44.83%) CREST Certified
1 39 (44.83%) SANS
2 20 (22.99%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (20.69%) CCNA
4 17 (19.54%) CCNP
5 12 (13.79%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (13.79%) Degree
6 8 (9.20%) Security Cleared
7 7 (8.05%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.15%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.15%) MCSA
8 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (50.57%) PCI DSS
2 40 (45.98%) GDPR
3 39 (44.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (12.64%) SLA
5 3 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 37 (42.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.75%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.60%) Firmware
4 3 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.45%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (8.05%) FortiGate
2 4 (4.60%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (4.60%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (4.60%) SCCM
3 3 (3.45%) DameWare
4 1 (1.15%) Cacti
4 1 (1.15%) Nagios
4 1 (1.15%) OpenNMS
4 1 (1.15%) Puppet
4 1 (1.15%) RANCID
4 1 (1.15%) SCOM
Vendors
1 67 (77.01%) Cisco
2 44 (50.57%) Microsoft
3 39 (44.83%) VMware
4 9 (10.34%) Meraki
5 8 (9.20%) Fortinet
6 7 (8.05%) Apple
7 6 (6.90%) Palo Alto
8 5 (5.75%) Citrix
8 5 (5.75%) F5
8 5 (5.75%) HP
8 5 (5.75%) Juniper
9 4 (4.60%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.45%) Blue Coat
10 3 (3.45%) CheckPoint
10 3 (3.45%) Dell
11 2 (2.30%) Forcepoint
11 2 (2.30%) Remedy
12 1 (1.15%) Brocade
12 1 (1.15%) Ericsson
12 1 (1.15%) Huawei